It’s been a long week, so if you’re planning to return with Netflix this weekend, we’ve brought you some of the best new movies to grace the service over the past 7 days.
This list mainly includes Netflix in the US. If you’re outside the US, your options are a little different. In England, for example, you are treated to Sleep Doctor which comes from Mike Flanagan. Netflix Canada viewing release Ted Bundy: American Psycho.
Here are the best new movies on Netflix this week:
Minced meat operation (2022) N
Director: John Madden
Genre: Drama, War | Duration: 128 Minutes
Cast: Colin Firth, Matthew MacFadden, Kelly MacDonald, Rufus Wright, Ruby Bentall
In 1943 the allies started their preparations for the invasion of France and the liberation of Europe, but one problem still persisted, how could they protect their invading forces from the destructive power of the German military? Two intelligence officers come up with a plan to trick the Germans, which involves corpses, fake military papers, and hopes.
The film premieres on Netflix in most regions around the world on Wednesday.
Holiday King (2021) N
Director: Mateusz Rakowicz
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime | Showtime: 100 Minutes
Cast: Dawid Ogrodnik, Robert Więckiewicz, Jakub Giersza, Masza Wągrocka, Rafał Zawierucha,
Based on the life of Zdzisław Najmrodzki, the story of The Getaway King takes place in the last days of communism in Poland where Naymro, a runaway driver, becomes a folk hero after successfully escaping the police 29 times, but considering a fresh new life. when he meets his new girlfriend.
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Continuous War (2021) N
Director: Shinji Aramaki, Michihito Fujii, Kenji Kamiyama
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi | Showtime: 119 Minutes
Cast: Atsuko Tanaka, Osamu Saka, Akio Otsuka, Koichi Yamadera, Yutaka Nakano
In the near future, technological advances have led to a new wave of cybercrimes by additional individuals known as “cyber brains”. To combat the increasing number of crimes, the full-bodied cyborg Motoko Kusanagi takes over the crime-fighting organization known as Public Security Section 9.
Senior Year (2022) N
Director: Alex Hardcastle
Genre: Comedy | Showtime: 111 Minutes
Cast: Rebel Wilson, Angourie Rice, Mary Holland, Molly Brown, Sam Richardson
In 1997, Ruby was the most popular girl in high school as the captain of the cheerleading squad and dating the quarterback. But after falling from the cheerleading pyramid, Ruby fell into a coma and didn’t wake up until 20 years later. Finding herself in the body of a 37-year-old woman, Ruby returns to high school to repeat her senior year and is determined to be crowned prom queen.
Our Father (2022) N
Director: Lucie Jourdan
Genre: Documentary | Showtime: 97 Minutes
Curious to find a half-sister or two from the same sperm donor as her, Jacoba Ballard did a DNA test. Finding a total of seven matches, Jacoba realizes he’s made a big find, but further investigation leads him to a surprising secret involving a sperm donor and a fertility doctor.
Jacoba Ballard decided to do a DNA test one day, in hopes of finding a half-sister or two with the same sperm donor. “Growing up, I felt different,” he said in the trailer for the documentary. But when he found the seven matches, he realized that he had made a big discovery. Jacoba discovers a surprising scheme involving donor sperm and a popular fertility doctor.
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